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‘Be Careful Who You Treat Like Shit’: A Former Porn Star Sues Her School

Three weeks after Nicole Gililland attempted suicide, her therapist asked if she missed the light she saw that night. As much as she dislikes acknowledging the cliché, Gililland had just described standing a few feet from a cracked door through which shone a sliver of astonishingly bright light. She assured her therapist that she did […]

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Culture War in the Workplace

The proceedings began with three fast, muted raps on the door. Layleen Cubilette-Polanco’s family and friends, joined by many, many people who’d never even met her, filled every row in the small, mostly beige hearing room on the third floor of the federal courthouse, somewhere between downtown Brooklyn and the waterfront. Five months before, on […]

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